Flood-plain of the Tuy river

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 1993 130-390 breeding pairs A3
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope LC breeding 1993 1-4 breeding pairs A3
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus LC breeding 1993 20-25 breeding pairs A3
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula LC breeding 1993 12-45 breeding pairs A3
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 1993 15-30 breeding pairs A3
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU breeding 1990-1993 2-3 breeding pairs A1
Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus LC breeding 1993 10 breeding pairs A3
Siberian Jay Perisoreus infaustus LC breeding 1993 100 individuals A3
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata LC breeding 1993 1,500 breeding pairs A3
Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis LC breeding 1993 700 breeding pairs A3
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus LC breeding 1993 110-120 breeding pairs A3
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla LC breeding 1993 2,200 breeding pairs A3
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola CR breeding 1990-1993 330-450 breeding pairs A1
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica VU breeding 1993 300 breeding pairs A3

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Znamenskiy Zakaznik 9,886 protected area overlaps with site 0
Vasisskiy Zakaznik 64,679 protected area overlaps with site 0
Tuyski Bobrovy Zakaznik 36,000 protected area contained by site 36,000
Sborno-Sosninskiy Zakaznik 4,451 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Unknown -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Flood-plain of the Tuy river. Downloaded from on 22/01/2021.